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A New Look for the Orange: Sizing up 2014′s Defensive Backfield

Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU football news via spread-option.com Yesterday the Fizz took a look at the offensive line situation for the upcoming season, and previously we looked at the receivers and running backs as well. Another major area for the team is the defensive backs group. Going into next season, the defensive backfield will look different without...
Via Orange Fizz
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 25 Senior Names in College Football for 2015

You can tell we are in the dead time of year when we can rip off a quick top 25 names in college football. We have done these in the past but have taken a few years off, we return in 2015 with vengeance with guys like Stiffy Evans and Miles Gooch. Keep in mind these reflect purely on their fantastic names and zero to do with their draft status… enjoy. 25. Savon Huggins RB, Rutgers...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

A Closer Look at Syracuse’s 3 2015 Verbal Commitments

Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU football news via msgvarsity Syracuse currently has three verbal commits for the 2015 high school class. They are running back Tyrone Perkins from Locust Valley, New York; running back Jordan Fredericks from Cedarhurst, New York; and cornerback Gerald Robinson from Hialeah, Florida. Tyrone Perkins is a 6’0’’, 190-pound speedster...
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Christmas Comes Early: Cordell Hudson Commits to Syracuse Football

Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU football news via Rivals As recruiting heated up recently with the end of high school football season and final official visits, so did the Orange commitment list. The Orange picked up its 14th commitment of the 2014 class: cornerback Cordell Hudson. Some were surprised Hudson did not commit after his official visit to Syracuse went...
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Lightning Trifecta: Syracuse Recruiting 2014 Talent at a Certain Southern Florida HS

Photos via Varsity Preps The amount of offers Syracuse has dished out to Floridian high school football players since George McDonald’s arrival is through the roof. SU’s offensive coordinator has continued to enhance and strengthen the culture of recruiting Florida in the post-Doug Marrone era. There’s one high school in particular Coach McDonald has to lock in on for the...
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October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Syracuse Secondary Takes a Big Hit

Photo via rantsports.com Earlier today, SU Athletics announced senior cornerback Keon Lyn will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a lower-body injury that will require surgery. Lyn started all five games this year, but had just 16 tackles and no interceptions. The Orange had trouble containing opposing receivers and losing its top corner will not help the matter the...
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October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Injury update

In a short, 10-minute ACC teleconference this afternoon, Syracuse head coach, Scott Shafer talked injuries, specifically Robert Welsh, Brandon Reddish and Kyle Knapp. More inside.
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September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Position switch fuels Penn State's Gilliam

What highlighted Garry Gilliam's first game at a new position on offense was his quick transition to defense. Not that the former 265-pound Penn State tight end who is now a 303-pound right tackle thought it was anything out of the ordinary. Syracuse cornerback Brandon Reddish had stripped Penn State receiver Allen Robinson of the ball at the Orange 27-yard line and had only...
Via Fox Sports
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Under the Hood: Here’s How Syracuse Can Fix the Problems from Saturday

Syracuse is preparing for Northwestern this week by looking at what went wrong against the Nittany Lions in a close loss for SU. While some rookie head coaches would overreact in this situation, Scott Shafer seems calm and collected. The Orange will try to sort these issues out before heading into Evanston this Saturday against #22 Northwestern. The glaring issue Saturday was the...
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September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Pushing for Plays: Syracuse’s Young & Hungry DBs Are Making Moves

With the loss of Shamarko Thomas to the NFL, a key focus this preseason is how the secondary will look for Syracuse. Groomed veterans along with some new faces have been impressing at camp and showing off the secondary’s depth thus far with the season opener less than three weeks away. There is little question as to who the starting corners are going to be. Keon Lyn and Ri...
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Pushing for Plays: Syracuse’s Young & Hungry DBs Are Making Moves

With the loss of Shamarko Thomas to the NFL, a key focus this preseason is how the secondary will look for Syracuse. Groomed veterans along with some new faces have been impressing at camp and showing off the secondary’s depth thus far with the season opener less than three weeks away. There is little question as to who the starting corners are going to be. Keon Lyn and Ri...
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Pushing for Plays: Syracuse’s Young & Hungry DBs Are Making Moves

With the loss of Shamarko Thomas to the NFL, a key focus this preseason is how the secondary will look for Syracuse. Groomed veterans along with some new faces have been impressing at camp and showing off the secondary’s depth thus far with the season opener less than three weeks away. There is little question as to who the starting corners are going to be. Keon Lyn and Ri...
Via Orange Fizz
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

5 Days & Counting: Why Syracuse fans Should Like Their Ogundeko Chances

What we know: Four-star defensive end Ebenezer Ogundeko (Brooklyn, N.Y./Jefferson) will make his college decision Friday at the Under Armour All-America Game. What we don’t know: Whether some recent Syracuse juice has helped sway him to the Orange. The 6-foot-3, 230-pound athlete will make his choice between Syracuse and Clemson and the end of the week, and while nationally it...
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December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Orange Hope: Why Did Ogundeko Swap Florida for Syracuse in His Final Two?

NYPost.com How much of a shot does Syracuse have at landing Ebenezer Ogundeko? Earlier in the week Ryan Murray from Rivals reported the Brooklyn pass rusher had changed his final two schools from Florida and Clemson, to Syracuse and Clemson. Does the Orange have a legitimate 50/50 shot? First, what eliminated the Gators from his decisions? There are thoughts that competition at his...
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December 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Brandon Reddish Healthy And Ready To Go

Brandon Reddish has been dealing with some injuries, but believes he will be ready to go for Syracuse’s matchup with Rutgers. He spoke about that, preparing for a physical rushing attack, the first sack of his college career, and more with CuseNation.com.
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October 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Win Over Pitt Gives Syracuse Hope

Win Over Pitt Gives Syracuse HopeOn Friday night at the Carrier Dome, Syracuse picked up their first win over a FBS team in nearly a year as they defeated rival Pittsburgh by a score of 14-13.  An early touchdown on the opening drive coupled with a fumble recovery for a touchdown by linebacker Dyshawn Davis was all the Orange needed to take down the Panthers. syracuse.comThe Syracuse...
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October 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Bigger Than One Game: Making Peace with Syracuse-USC Not At The Dome

Syracuse.com There are plenty of Central New Yorkers who wish Saturday’s showdown with USC was in the Carrier Dome, and many are downright pissed off at the SU Athletic Department that it’s not. But this is bigger than one game. You can’t always have it both ways. You can’t expect Doug Marrone to build from the ground up while playing every home game on a Saturday at noon...
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September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Remember the Orange: The Pros & Cons to Syracuse’s Fort Drum Workouts

No, you’re not watching Remember the Titans again. It’s just Syracuse football being woken up at 6a by screaming military personal from Fort Drum in Jefferson County. The Orange recently made its way up to the military base to prepare for the upcoming season and the nation’s toughest non-conference schedule. With a priority on team-bonding and leadership activities, Doug Marrone...
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August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

BKLYN Bounce: Syracuse’s Wayne Williams is Bringing So Much Swag It Hurts

Not often do you fall in love with the brashness of a recruit before he even steps foot on campus. Usually you have to keep a weary eye on a JuCo transfer who’s already talking like he runs the joint. But I gotta admit, Wayne Williams is bringing the noise in the best way possible. In an entertaining interview with Nation of Orange, Williams delivered major style points. Now let’s...
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May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Empire State of Mind: Wayne Williams’ Coach Tells Fizz SU Will Win with NYC Kids

When JUCO DT Wayne Williams chose to commit to SU last week, it was simply a different chapter in the same story for the Orange. The gigantic 6’5” 350 lb. lineman knew he would be comfortable surrounded by his former Brooklyn friends, guys like Wayne Morgan, Brandon Reddish and Ivan Foy. Williams, a ’11 graduate of Lincoln HS, had spent the last season at ASA Junior College...
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May 22, 2012  |  Discuss

All in the Family: Wayne Morgan is Helping Syracuse Land NYC’s Finest

ESPN Rise/NY Post Move over Tyrone Wheatley, there’s another influential recruiter making an impact for Syracuse right now: Wayne Morgan. The Fizz spoke to the incoming Brooklyn wide receiver during his trip to The Hill for the Spring Game last weekend. “Lights Out” was also on campus the week before, and brought some of his buddies from home with him. Morgan was accompanied...
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May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Meet Syracuse’s Class of ’12: Wayne Morgan – It’s Light’s Out for Opposing WRs

He’s here. After months of anticipation, and the entire SU community sitting on the edge of their seats, SU reeled in 4-star DB Wayne “Lights Out” Morgan early Wednesday morning to solidify a solid 2012 class. Listen to The FizzCast with Wayne Morgan Morgan kept his decision under wraps for weeks leading up to NSD, stealing the spotlight. But Wayne told the Fizz, SU was...
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February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Meet Syracuse’s Class of ’12: Alvin Cornelius – NYC’s Three Amigos Complete

Syracuse is defense heavy for the ’12 recruiting class, but one playmaker SU inked up is Tottenville High School’s Alvin Cornelius. He’s one of only two WRs brought in this year by SU (Ben Lewis). During the summer months, Cornelius was on The Fizz’s top 5 impact players coming to Syracuse next season. Plenty has changed for the Orange since then, but the NYC product is...
Via Orange Fizz
February 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Late Syracuse Surge! Huge Ohio DT Myles Hilliard Switches from Pitt to SU

247Sports.com Syracuse fans should be starting to warm up to former Pitt head coach Todd Graham. In less than an hour’s span Monday evening, coveted 3-star DT Myles Hilliard of Ohio decommitted from the Panthers and subsequently announced his commitment to the Orange. The Fizz spoke with Myles, who had given his verbal to Pitt in June, moments after his decision. The 6’6” 260...
Via Orange Fizz
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Crunch Time Scoreboard: Syracuse’s Top 5 Battles Left Before Signing Day

With less than two days until Syracuse has pen hit paper on its recruiting class, there’s a few late races fans need to keep their eyes on. The Orange had another recruit slip through its finger when the “Hershey Hulk” Harold Brantley announced Sunday he will commit to Missouri. It’s a big loss for SU, since Brantley would have added power, speed and athleticism to the...
Via Orange Fizz
January 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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